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Prince Charles' American Tour #249198

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 28, 1977
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(Studio) Britain's Prince Chas.' visit to US, ending this wkend. in California, noted. Some heckling with regard to British presence in North Ireland cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Report on Prince's tour of US, include stops in Cleveland, California, Texas, Georgia and the Alamo in San Antonio. Report to Charles of Englishmen dying at Alamo along with Davy Crockett noted. Music he's heard incls. "National Anthem, God Save the Queen, Deep in the Heart of Texas" and Mexican dance tunes. (Films shown.) [Prince CHAS. - cites things he's found on trip.] Heckling by some who want Britain out of North Ireland and attention of women at stops along trip cited. [Prince CHAS. - notes kisses he received in Chicago.] Hollywood benefit attended by Sophia Loren, Farrah Fawcett-Majors, Cary Grant and Angie Dickinson, with entertainment by Dean Martin described. More protests with regard to North Ireland issue in San Francisco and cable car ride down Knob Hill cited. Reporter describes general reaction of Americans to Prince.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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